Serving the northern half of the Netherlands, located 198km north of Amsterdam, Groningen Airport Eelde still has capacity for growth in the Netherlands. Its autonomous core catchment area is home to almost two million people. The airport is situated within a stone’s throw of the most innovative and safest city in the Netherlands: Groningen (230,000 inhabitants). With its 55,000 students, of which 6,000 are foreign, Groningen is a lively, young and international city. Key industries in the region are shipping, energy, agribusiness, life sciences and health.
GRQ is served by Transavia, Flybe, AIS, Blue Islands, Corendon and TUI, offering services to London Southend, Copenhagen, Greece, Spain, Guernsey and Turkey. GRQ is the home of the KLM Flight Academy, Martinair Flight School, Cirrus Sales & Service and the University Medical Hospital helicopter operations.